ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - 66th match

Netherlands v Scotland

Netherlands won by 8 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

Toss - And the news from the center is that Scotland have won the toss and will bat first.

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0.1

Gruijters to Berrington, no run, tossed up and played back to the bowler

0.2

Gruijters to Berrington, 1 wide, down the leg and called wide

0.2

Gruijters to Berrington, OUT, tossed up on leg and bowled around his legs. Too full to play sweep and paid the price

RD Berrington b Gruijters 0 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

0.3

Gruijters to Machan, no run, on the pads and nudged to on side

0.4

Gruijters to Machan, no run, tossed up and fends to mid-off

0.5

Gruijters to Machan, no run, pushed to on side

0.6

Gruijters to Machan, no run, angled in from outside off and an inside edge to short fine leg

End of over 1 (1 run) Scotland 1/1
MW Machan    0* (4b)      TGJ Gruijters    1-0-1-1
CS MacLeod    0* (0b)     

1.1

Mudassar Bukhari to MacLeod, OUT, gone! bowled him. Pitched on off and shaped away a bit to fox his defence and off stump goes for a walk

CS MacLeod b Mudassar Bukhari 0 (6m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

1.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, no run, solid in defence, text book stuff

1.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, no run, keeping it tight on middle and leg, fends to on side

1.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, no run

1.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, FOUR, walks down the turf and nicely flicked it off his toes. Short fine leg fielder dives to his left but couldn't stop

1.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, no run, length delivery on off stump and punched back to the bowler

End of over 2 (4 runs) Scotland 5/2
MA Leask    4* (5b 1x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    1-0-4-1
MW Machan    0* (4b)      TGJ Gruijters    1-0-1-1

2.1

Gruijters to Machan, FOUR, down the track and driven through covers for a boundary

2.2

Gruijters to Machan, no run, tossed up and defended to on side

2.3

Gruijters to Machan, no run, fends back to the bowler

2.4

Gruijters to Machan, 1 run, down the track and playedalong the ground for a single

2.5

Gruijters to Leask, SIX, take that! tossed up on off stump and whacked it over the bowlers head

2.6

Gruijters to Leask, no run, quicker delivery and nudged to short fine leg region

End of over 3 (11 runs) Scotland 16/2
MA Leask    10* (7b 1x4 1x6)      TGJ Gruijters    2-0-12-1
MW Machan    5* (8b 1x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    1-0-4-1

3.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, no run, play and a miss. Pitched on off and seamed away from the leftie

3.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, FOUR, down the track and smothered it past covers

3.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, no run

3.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, no run, good line on off stump, shaped away from the batsman

3.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, (no ball) FOUR, shot of the day. Back of a length delivery and punched through covers. No-ball called, he has kicked the stumps on his follow through.

3.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, 1 run, dabs to third man for a single

3.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, no run, down the track and played back to the bowler

End of over 4 (10 runs) Scotland 26/2
MA Leask    10* (8b 1x4 1x6)      Mudassar Bukhari    2-0-14-1
MW Machan    14* (14b 3x4)      TGJ Gruijters    2-0-12-1

4.1

Jamil to Machan, 2 runs, angled in from outside off and nudged to deep mid-wicket for a couple

4.2

Jamil to Machan, no run, full and straight on off stump, missed his pull and struck on his back pad

4.3

Jamil to Machan, 1 run, pushed to covers and scamper for a quick single

4.4

Jamil to Leask, 2 runs, full on the pads and smartly flicked to deep square leg

4.5

Jamil to Leask, no run, nicely bowled on middle and off, played back to the bowler

4.6

Jamil to Leask, no run, slower delivery on leg stump and a miscued slog to short fine leg

End of over 5 (5 runs) Scotland 31/2
MA Leask    12* (11b 1x4 1x6)      MAA Jamil    1-0-5-0
MW Machan    17* (17b 3x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    2-0-14-1

5.1

Borren to Machan, FOUR, fuller on off and beautifully driven past mid-off for a boundary

5.2

Borren to Machan, no run, fuller, yorker length and digs it out

5.3

Borren to Machan, FOUR, short of length delivery and pulled it over mid-on. Ample time for the batsman

5.4

Borren to Machan, 1 run, pushed to off and steals a quick single

5.5

Borren to Leask, 2 runs, fuller in length and a lovely shot down the ground for a couple

5.6

Borren to Leask, 1 run, angled in and an agricultural slog to on side

End of over 6 (12 runs) Scotland 43/2
MA Leask    15* (13b 1x4 1x6)      PW Borren    1-0-12-0
MW Machan    26* (21b 5x4)      MAA Jamil    1-0-5-0

6.1

Swart to Leask, no run, tossed up on off stump, swing and a miss

6.2

Swart to Leask, no run, down the track and played back to the bowler

6.3

Swart to Leask, 2 runs, loopy delivery and sloged to deep mid wicket for a couple

6.4

Swart to Leask, 1 run, quicker delivery and punched to long off region

6.5

Swart to Machan, 2 runs, makes room and slashed a fuller delivery past covers for another couple

6.6

Swart to Machan, 1 run, quicker delivery on the pads and turned to on side for a single and retains the strike. Good going!

End of over 7 (6 runs) Scotland 49/2
MW Machan    29* (23b 5x4)      MR Swart    1-0-6-0
MA Leask    18* (17b 1x4 1x6)      PW Borren    1-0-12-0

7.1

Borren to Machan, 1 run, full and wide on off stump, squeezed to third man

7.2

Borren to Leask, no run, heave and a miss, length delivery on off and did not miss the off stump by much

7.3

Borren to Leask, no run, full and sraight on middle and leg, steered to off side

7.4

Borren to Leask, SIX, take that!! huge hit over deep mid wicket region. Length delivery on middle stump and clobbered it.That has gone miles!!

7.5

Borren to Leask, 1 run, plaed down the ground for a single

7.6

Borren to Machan, 1 run, length delivey and nicely pushed along the carpet

End of over 8 (9 runs) Scotland 58/2
MW Machan    31* (25b 5x4)      PW Borren    2-0-21-0
MA Leask    25* (21b 1x4 2x6)      MR Swart    1-0-6-0

8.1

Swart to Machan, no run

8.2

Swart to Machan, 1 run, tossed up and played to long on for a single

8.3

Swart to Leask, no run, play and a miss. Keeping it tight on leg stump

8.4

Swart to Leask, no run, down the track and whacked to short mid-wicket

8.5

Swart to Leask, 1 leg bye, reverse sweep and struck on his front pad

8.6

Swart to Machan, no run, slower delivey on off and fends to point. Good over.

End of over 9 (2 runs) Scotland 60/2
MW Machan    32* (28b 5x4)      MR Swart    2-0-7-0
MA Leask    25* (24b 1x4 2x6)      PW Borren    2-0-21-0

9.1

Jamil to Leask, 1 run, slower delivery and swept it from outside the off stump for mere one

Fine leg has dropped back.

9.2

Jamil to Machan, no run, good delivery on off stump and fends to off side

9.3

Jamil to Machan, FOUR, speared it in but Machan makes room and smothered it over covers. Great shot!

9.4

Jamil to Machan, 1 run, on off stump channel and played along the ground

9.5

Jamil to Leask, 1 run, down the track and gets a thick inside edge

9.6

Jamil to Machan, 1 run, fuller om the pads and worked away to on side for a single

End of over 10 (8 runs) Scotland 68/2
MW Machan    38* (32b 6x4)      MAA Jamil    2-0-13-0
MA Leask    27* (26b 1x4 2x6)      MR Swart    2-0-7-0

10.1

Swart to Machan, 1 run, tossed up and played along the ground for a single

10.2

Swart to Leask, 1 bye, down the track and missed everything.

10.3

Swart to Machan, 1 run, played to long off for a single

10.4

Swart to Leask, 2 runs, tossed up and swept to deep fine leg

10.5

Swart to Leask, 1 run, quicker delivery on leg stump and whacked to long on

10.6

Swart to Machan, 1 run, easily played down the ground for a single

End of over 11 (7 runs) Scotland 75/2
MW Machan    41* (35b 6x4)      MR Swart    3-0-13-0
MA Leask    30* (29b 1x4 2x6)      MAA Jamil    2-0-13-0

11.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, 1 run, length delivery on off stump and punched to long off for a single

11.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, 1 leg bye, full and straight, on middle and leg, digs it out

11.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, no run, fends to off side

11.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, 1 run, fullish delivery on middle and leg, nicely played to on side

11.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Leask, 1 run, back of a length delivery and pulled to deep mid wicket for a single

11.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Machan, 1 run, on the pads and chipped it over the infield for a single for a single

End of over 12 (5 runs) Scotland 80/2
MW Machan    44* (39b 6x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    3-0-18-1
MA Leask    31* (31b 1x4 2x6)      MR Swart    3-0-13-0

12.1

Gruijters to Machan, 1 run

12.2

Gruijters to Leask, SIX, down the track and smacked it over mid wicket

12.3

Gruijters to Leask, 1 run, played to on side for a single

12.4

Gruijters to Machan, 1 run, length delivery on middle and leg, waits on the back foot and punched to long on for a easy single

12.5

Gruijters to Leask, no run, straight to to the fielder

12.6

Gruijters to Leask, 1 run, tossed up and played along the ground for a single

End of over 13 (10 runs) Scotland 90/2
MA Leask    39* (35b 1x4 3x6)      TGJ Gruijters    3-0-22-1
MW Machan    46* (41b 6x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    3-0-18-1

13.1

Rippon to Leask, 1 leg bye

13.2

Rippon to Machan, 1 run

13.3

Rippon to Leask, SIX

13.4

Rippon to Leask, SIX, short and pulled away over mid wicket, sheer power

13.5

Rippon to Leask, no run, tossed up and struck on his front pad

13.6

Rippon to Leask, 1 run, down the track and hammered to long off for a single

End of over 14 (15 runs) Scotland 105/2
MA Leask    52* (40b 1x4 5x6)      MJG Rippon    1-0-14-0
MW Machan    47* (42b 6x4)      TGJ Gruijters    3-0-22-1

14.1

Borren to Leask, FOUR, length delivery on leg stump, makes room and slapped to mid wicket

Scotland doing well here!

14.2

Borren to Leask, 1 run, l slower delivery on off and pushed to off side for a single

14.3

Borren to Machan, 1 run, played down the ground

14.4

Borren to Leask, no run, play and a miss

14.5

Borren to Leask, no run, slower delivery again on middle and leg, makes room for a slog but missed it altogether

14.6

Borren to Leask, 1 run, pulled to on side for a single

End of over 15 (7 runs) Scotland 112/2
MA Leask    58* (45b 2x4 5x6)      PW Borren    3-0-28-0
MW Machan    48* (43b 6x4)      MJG Rippon    1-0-14-0

15.1

Swart to Leask, OUT, ohooo what a catch. Down the track and heaved to long on region. Cooper at the fence, times his jump to perfection and takes a lovely catch

MA Leask c Cooper b Swart 58 (55m 46b 2x4 5x6) SR: 126.08

15.2

Swart to Machan, 1 run, quicker delivery on middle and leg and gets a thick inside edge onto his pad

15.3

Swart to Taylor, no run, solid in defence

15.4

Swart to Taylor, 1 run, played along the ground for a single

15.5

Swart to Machan, 1 run, angled in from outside off and nudged to short fine leg for a single. 50 up for Machan! Well played

15.6

Swart to Taylor, 4 byes, slower through the air on off stump, kept a bit low and through the keepers leg.

End of over 16 (7 runs) Scotland 119/3
RML Taylor    1* (3b)      MR Swart    4-0-16-1
MW Machan    50* (45b 6x4)      PW Borren    3-0-28-0

16.1

Borren to Machan, no run

16.2

Borren to Machan, FOUR, fuller on middle stump and crunched it back over the bowlers head

16.3

Borren to Machan, 2 runs, fuller outside off and trashed past covers for a couple

16.4

Borren to Machan, no run

16.5

Borren to Machan, 2 runs, slower delivery and clobbered to wide long on region. Good running between the wickets.

16.6

Borren to Machan, 1 run, played along the ground for single and retains the strike

End of over 17 (9 runs) Scotland 128/3
MW Machan    59* (51b 7x4)      PW Borren    4-0-37-0
RML Taylor    1* (3b)      MR Swart    4-0-16-1

17.1

Jamil to Machan, 2 runs

17.2

Jamil to Machan, OUT, length delivey and smothered to long on. Gruijters at the fence takes a fine catch

MW Machan c Gruijters b Jamil 61 (70m 53b 7x4 0x6) SR: 115.09

17.3

Jamil to Taylor, 1 run

17.4

Jamil to Coetzer, 1 run, fuller down the leg and whipped it off his toes for a single

17.5

Jamil to Taylor, 1 run, makes room and smashed to long off for a single

17.6

Jamil to Coetzer, 1 run

End of over 18 (6 runs) Scotland 134/4
KJ Coetzer    2* (2b)      MAA Jamil    3-0-19-1
RML Taylor    3* (5b)      PW Borren    4-0-37-0

18.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Coetzer, FOUR

18.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Coetzer, 1 run, fuller and hits it straight down the ground

18.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Taylor, 2 runs

18.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Taylor, 1 run, length delivery outside off and slogged to long on for a single

18.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Coetzer, no run, fired it in and crunched to covers but couldn't beat the sweeper

18.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Coetzer, OUT, fuller delivery and hits it straight into the hands off long on fielder

KJ Coetzer c Gruijters b Mudassar Bukhari 7 (6m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 116.66

End of over 19 (8 runs) Scotland 142/5
     Mudassar Bukhari    4-0-26-2
RML Taylor    6* (7b)      MAA Jamil    3-0-19-1

19.1

Jamil to Cross, 1 run

19.2

Jamil to Taylor, 1 run, makes room and well followed by the bowler, in the block hole and digs it out for a single

19.3

Jamil to Cross, OUT, slower delivery and foxed his slog, banged into off stump

MH Cross b Jamil 1 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

19.4

Jamil to Sharif, 2 runs, heaved to on side and dropped a simple catch

19.5

Jamil to Sharif, no run, full and straight, yorker length

19.6

Jamil to Sharif, 1 run, slower delivery and punched to covers for a single

Do join us for the chase.

End of over 20 (5 runs) Scotland 147/6
SM Sharif    3* (3b)      MAA Jamil    4-0-24-2
RML Taylor    7* (8b)      Mudassar Bukhari    4-0-26-2
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Nov 28, 2013

Wesley Barresi and Michael Swart celebrate the victory, Netherlands v Scotland, ICC World T20 Qualifier, Qualifying play-off, Abu Dhabi, November 28, 2013

Wesley Barresi and Michael Swart celebrate the victory

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Nov 28, 2013

Matt Machan looks to improvise during his 61, Netherlands v Scotland, ICC World T20 Qualifier, Qualifying play-off, Abu Dhabi, November 28, 2013

Matt Machan looks to improvise during his 61

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